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DADDY'S HOME: Dalgety Bay Navy hero returns from the Gulf

31 Aug 2015 17:00

A DALGETY BAY navy officer has been reunited with his family after spending eight months on a successful mission in the Gulf.

£2million extension for Carnegie Primary School

31 Aug 2015 16:00

PLANS have been tabled for a £2 million extension to Carnegie Primary School to cope with new housing development on the former Hyundai site.

Updated: A985 closed as fire rips through Crombie farm

31 Aug 2015 13:30

THICK black smoke could be seen for miles across West Fife yesterday (Sunday) as a major blaze ripped through Waulkmill Farm near Crombie.

Coal-burning plans at Kincardine shelved – for now

31 Aug 2015 13:30

POLITICIANS and green campaigners have welcomed the postponement of plans for a controversial coal-burning scheme at Kincardine.

Two men due in court over 7000-tonne rubbish dump

31 Aug 2015 11:00

TWO men are due in court in November in relation to 7000 tonnes of rubbish dumped at Lathalmond that an MSP said could cost £1million to clean up.

Roadworks set to start on Kincardine Bridge

31 Aug 2015 09:21

OVERNIGHT maintenance work to repair a damaged expansion joint on the A985 Kincardine Bridge will start later this week.

Plans to demolish flats and shops in Inverkeithing's Fraser Avenue submitted

31 Aug 2015 09:20

Fears over Carnock and Gowkhall gala's future

31 Aug 2015 07:00

Blaze at Crombie farm

30 Aug 2015 20:20

Fun in the sun at Abbeyview kids' festival!

30 Aug 2015 14:30

Dalgety Bay bike festival has pedal power!

30 Aug 2015 09:30

Dunfermline 3 Stranraer 1

29 Aug 2015 18:30

Joggers race to raise charity cash for Muscular Dystrophy

29 Aug 2015 14:30

Jimmy bags Kelty Coal Race win!

29 Aug 2015 09:00

Box office: Hollywood stars set for East End!

28 Aug 2015 16:30Ross Hart

Skatepark and Pittencrieff Park targeted in night-time Dunfermline vandal attacks

28 Aug 2015 15:00

Coffee with the cops at Dunfermline cafe

28 Aug 2015 14:30

Fraser Avenue takes centre stage at Holyrood hootenanny!

28 Aug 2015 12:00Siew Peng Lee

Dalgety Bay boy becomes the first child in the UK to be fitted with a bionic hand

28 Aug 2015 09:30Siew Peng Lee

Largest aircraft carrier section arrives in Rosyth

28 Aug 2015 07:00

New college campus by 2019 - but we don't know where it will be located

27 Aug 2015 16:30Ally McRoberts

Gala fun for Culross!

27 Aug 2015 14:30

Is this the world's first horse selfie?!

27 Aug 2015 13:30

Join in the fun at the North Queensferry Village Show!

27 Aug 2015 11:30

Food and beer festival at PJ's!

27 Aug 2015 11:10Ross Hart

Family and friends turn out to raise funds in memory of Dunfermline fallen hero

27 Aug 2015 07:00Siew Peng Lee


Campaign in memory of Emma hits £15,000

A HEARTBROKEN Rosyth family have raised more than £15,000 in memory of their daughter who died of sepsis – and have now spoken about their experience for a new book.

Head of Navy visits HMS Scotia

Rosyth FC looking for new home

Assurances over Rosyth Sainsbury’s road safety

Council paid £370,000 to child abuse victims


MP wants safer crossing at Duloch

DUNFERMLINE MP Douglas Chapman is calling for improvements to a zebra crossing which has been labelled “an accident waiting to happen”.

Locals go loco for Amazon's birthday!

Fife police rapped over shotgun blast

'Moonlighting' must stop as NHS Fife spends £8.3m on temp staff

NHS Fife translation costs up a third


CCTV images released after indecent incident on Edinburgh to Inverkeithing train

BRITISH Transport Police have released CCTV images of two men that officers wish to trace in connection with an investigation into an indecent incident that occurred on a train travelling between Edinburgh and Inverkeithing.

Inverkeithing set for broadband boost

West Fife school bus price hikes branded ‘disgusting’

Thousands enjoy Inverkeithing games!

Woman smashes Inverkeithing bar window using her head


Pitreavie AAC hurdler Eilidh Child wins World Athletics Championship relay bronze

31 Aug 2015 09:58Ross Hart

PITREAVIE AAC star Eilidh Child helped Great Britain and Northern Ireland to a bronze medal in the women's 4x400m relay at the World Athletics Championships.

Dunfermline Athletic drawn to play Dundee United in League Cup

27 Aug 2015 15:00Ross Hart

DUNFERMLINE will travel to Premiership side Dundee United in the third round of the League Cup after the draw was made at Hampden this afternoon.

Pitreavie hurdler Eilidh Child finishes sixth in World Athletics Championship final

26 Aug 2015 15:45Ross Hart

PITREAVIE AAC hurdler Eilidh Child has finished sixth in the final of the 400m hurdles at the World Athletics Championship in Beijing this afternoon.

Dunfermline Athletic shock Dundee in League Cup

25 Aug 2015 22:18Ross Hart

FAISSAL EL BAKHTAOUI and Joe Cardle were Dunfermline's heroes as they shocked Dundee on a memorable evening of League Cup drama tonight.

Pitreavie AAC hurdler Eilidh Child through to World Athletics Championship 400m hurdles final

24 Aug 2015 12:55Ross Hart

PITREAVIE hurdler Eilidh Child has qualified for the final of the women's 400m hurdles at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing this afternoon (Monday).

Dunfermline Athletic's unbeaten run ended by Peterhead

24 Aug 2015 09:50

Pars fans urged to buy Dundee briefs early

21 Aug 2015 10:30

Dunfermline Athletic drawn to play St Mirren in Petrofac Training Cup quarter final

20 Aug 2015 15:15Ross Hart

Dunfermline Athletic ease past 10-man Forfar in Petrofac Training Cup

18 Aug 2015 21:30Ross Hart

Dunfermline Athletic in seventh heaven with Cowdenbeath rout

17 Aug 2015 09:51Ross Hart

Six of the best for Dunfermline Athletic in Brechin City romp

10 Aug 2015 09:45Ross Hart

Could it be Magic? Read Pars boss Allan Johnston's open letter to fans ahead of new season

6 Aug 2015 16:30

No flagging as Jack joins Celtic title party

5 Aug 2015 17:30

Dunfermline Athletic draw Dundee in League Cup second round

3 Aug 2015 14:45Ross Hart

VIDEO: Woodmill High School's Gary Dolan nominated for Youth Football Scotland's goal of the season

28 Jul 2015 14:30

VIDEO: Woodmill High School's Gary Dolan nominated for Youth Football Scotland's goal of the season

28 Jul 2015 14:08

Forfar Athletic tie for Dunfermline Athletic in Petrofac Training Cup second round

27 Jul 2015 14:43Ross Hart

Dunfermline Athletic power past Arbroath in Petrofac Training Cup

27 Jul 2015 09:55Ross Hart

Ten man Dunfermline Athletic lose Hibernian friendly

18 Jul 2015 17:00Ross Hart


If decent people do nothing when the law is broken in front of their eyes nothing will change for the better

24 Aug 2015 10:10

WE HEAR all the time about anti-social behaviour from the young – I told off a group of teenage girls in the High Street the other evening who were throwing café chairs about – but older people can be just as bad.

The Week at Holyrood with Dunfermline MSP Cara Hilton: New high schools for Dunfermline is too important to be a political football

11 Aug 2015 11:16

THE school holidays are almost over and unfortunately we’ve not had much in the way of summer weather! The Scottish Parliament is on recess too but it’s been a really busy time in my office dealing with casework and in the constituency, getting out and about, conducting street surgeries.

Don't forget about Inverkeithing High School

20 Jul 2015 15:30

COUNCILLOR Helen Law is right to say that “it is now time to ensure all of our young people in Dunfermline and West Fife are educated in modern, fit-for-purpose facilities” (‘We want £50m for schools’, Press, 16th July). Perhaps because she’s a Dunfermline councillor, she mentions all the high schools in the area except Inverkeithing.

On the Money: Looking to the future

12 Jul 2015 08:30

ONE thing you can be certain of is that the future does not take care of itself. As we leave the UK recession behind us, a valuable lesson has been learned. More of us now accept that the future is not going to take care of itself financially.

The Free-Range Full English Secret

7 Jul 2015 11:24Hugh Miller

Ah the perfect full English breakfast. For some it’s a source of national identity and a great start to the morning, for others it’s the only incentive to get out of bed after a long night out. Whatever your opinion on the most heralded of breakfasts, the full English definitely benefits from using the best ingredients you can source, especially your eggs.

Duloch funfair gave us weekend of hell

6 Jul 2015 16:30

On the Money: Why delay investing?

5 Jul 2015 08:30

The Week at Holyrood with Dunfermline MSP Cara Hilton: Too many families in Dunfermline and West Fife are struggling day-to-day

18 Jun 2015 08:30

Ross 'Teddy' Craig: Scottish football nostalgia - it's not what it used to be

22 May 2015 08:30

On the Money: The benefits of funeral plans

17 May 2015 08:30

Two Scots Abroad: 'Twilight' in Texas and penguins in Peru!

14 May 2015 14:30

Shouting the odds: Latest odds on Scottish play-off matches

14 May 2015 08:30

The Week at Westminster with new Dunfermline and West Fife MP Douglas Chapman

14 May 2015 08:26

Ross 'Teddy' Craig: Why Ricky Sbragia's wrong - Jack Harper isn't a luxury for Scotland, he's a necessity

13 May 2015 08:28

On the Money: Retirement income expectations

13 May 2015 08:28

What's On

Lazy Sunday Afternoon at Abbot House

7 Aug 2015 09:30

LAZY Afternoons will be having a ‘Summer of Live Music’ at Dunfermline’s Abbot House on Sunday at 1pm

What's On

13 May 2015 08:52


CORRECTION: Psychic Paula O'Brien's show date

13 May 2015 08:52

An evening with Paula O'Brien is in fact showing at the Carnegie Hall on the Thursday 19th February NOT Friday 20th February as printed in today's (Thursday) paper.

Carrying on the fun with Funbox

13 May 2015 08:52

FUNBOX is a new children’s entertainment company created from the ashes of Fife’s popular show The Singing Kettle.

Irish comedian Ed Byrne to return to the Alhambra Theatre

13 May 2015 08:52

POPULAR Irish comedian Ed Byrne is set to return to the Alhambra Theatre with his brand new show next year.

Sinderins play tracks from their new album at PJs on Saturday

13 May 2015 08:52

Carrying on the fun with Funbox

28 Mar 2015 15:00Hayley Parr

Skoda revs up the value equation

24 Dec 2014 09:07

Carnegie Hall’s Snow White will leave you festively warm and fuzzy

19 Dec 2014 11:10Hayley Parr

Christmas in Falkirk

27 Nov 2014 14:12

Review: The Full Monty

9 Oct 2014 11:05Hayley Parr

Jobs in Aberdeen are a mouse click nearer

15 Sep 2014 14:22

Some Scary People coming to Dunfermline Live

12 Sep 2014 09:30Gary Fitzpatrick

Diving into Deep Sea adventure

5 Sep 2014 09:30

Future’s bright for Dunfermline Live

5 Sep 2014 09:30Gary Fitzpatrick

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